These aren't your ordinary waffles at all. These are decadent chocolate waffles flavored with gourmet Rex Coffee.
Clabber Girl Baking Powder
may use up to 1/4 cup if additional sweetness is desired
Rex Coffee, brewed
Begin to preheat waffle maker according to manufacturer's directions.
In a large bowl, combine flour, Clabber Girl Baking Powder, sugar and salt. Sift once to incorporate all ingredients. In a medium bowl, whisk egg yolks, milk, melted shortening and melted chocolate; add to dry ingredients, beating until combined. In a small bowl, beat egg whites until stiff peaks form; fold into batter mixture.
Spoon or pour some batter into each section of the preheated waffle iron. Cook until crispy. Serve with fruit syrup and a dollop of vanilla yogurt or whipped topping.
*Rex Coffee is freshly roasted and available at the online store
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